Red Ryder in Stagecoach to Denver - Allan "Rocky" Lane (1946) - Republic Pictures
Lambert (Roy Barcroft) has the stagecoach wrecked killing the Commissioner so his phony replacement can alter Coonskin's land survey. When Red Ryder (Allan Rocky Lane) exposes the survey hoax, Lambert has his stooge Sheriff put Red in jail. Little Beaver is played by Bobby Blake. Allan "Rocky" Lane steps into the title role for the second time in what is considered to be one of the best RED RYDER Movies.
NOTE: There are no opening credits for this movie.
Red Ryder appeared in more than 35 movies and one serial. The series began in the 1940 serial The Adventures of Red Ryder, played by Don "Red" Barry, who got his nickname "Red" from the role and Tommy Cook as Red Ryder's young Indian sidekick Little Beaver. Subsequently Wild Bill Elliott and Allan "Rocky" Lane portrayed Red Ryder in a number of films, both working with Robert Blake as Little Beaver. The last four Red Ryder movies starred Jim Bannon as Red Ryder and all four of these movies were done in color.